Academic Success Workshops for 1L Students: Finding Your Way (2013)

Academic Success Workshops for 1L Students: Finding Your Way (2013)

This series of workshops is designed to provide guidance and support during your first year of law school. All workshops will take place in Janet M. Blumberg Hall, Hosmer Hall unless otherwise noted. Beverages and light snacks will be served. Visit the Academic Success Workshop Series Fall 2013 TWEN site for PowerPoint presentations and additional resources.

Thursday, August 22, 2013
6:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
How to Brief a Case
Professor Jennifer Mailly

Monday, September 9, 2013
5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Speaking in Class With Confidence
Professor Jennifer Mailly

Monday, September 23, 2013
5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Writing Fundamentals Part 1: Grammar and Punctuation Review
Professor Jennifer Mailly

Monday, September 30, 2013
5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Writing Fundamentals Part 2: Writing in Plain English
Professor Jennifer Mailly

Monday, October 7, 2013
5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Writing Fundamentals Part 3: Special Issues for Legal Writers
Professor Jennifer Mailly

Monday, October 28, 2013 (NEW DATE)
5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
William F. Starr Hall, Room 225
Preparing For Your First Law School Exams
Professor Jennifer Mailly

Monday, November 11, 2013
5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
William R. Davis '55 Courtroom (Starr 204)
Techniques for Exam-Taking Success
Professor Michael Fischl, co-author of Getting to Maybe: How to Excel on Law School Exams

For more information about these workshops, please contact Professor Jennifer Brown Mailly, externship director and assistant clinical professor of law, Academic Success and Lawyering Process Programs. Her office is located in Chase 302. She can also be reached at 860-570-5216 or via email.